French: Paruline à cimier jaune German: Gelbkronen-Waldsänger Spanish: Candelita coronigualda
Other common names:
neighbourhood of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia
Santa Marta Mts, in N Colombia.
13 cm. Has head black, conspicuous light yellow crown patch and buffy supraloral stripe and upper eye-crescent; upperparts olive-green, tail blackish-grey with extensive... read more
Song a rather weak but sibilant series of high-pitched "chwee" notes on one pitch; call a... read more
Humid montane forest, cloudforest and forest edges, at 1200–3050 m; generally above 2000 m.... read more
Food and feeding
Feeds on insects and probably other arthropods. Forages mainly at middle to high levels, by gleaning and occasionally flycatching. Rarely,... read more
Nests found in Apr–Jul; recently fledged juvenile seen in Jul. Nest, similar to those of other Myioborus species, a... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened (Least Concern). Restricted-range species: present in Santa Marta Mountains EBA. Fairly common to common within its very small range. No population... read more
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